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Remote First Aid Recertification (RFA-r)

$189.99

Course length: 10 hrs

Price is per person

*You must have an unexpired Red Cross Remote First Aid & CPR/AED (formerly Wilderness & Remote First Aid) certification to take a recertification course!

Remote First Aid Recertification (formerly Wilderness & Remote First Aid – WRFA OR Basic WRFA).  Remote First Aid & CPR/AED is the first level of Wilderness First Aid that covers course material in Standard First Aid & CPR plus special material on techniques for wilderness and remote areas. Course also covers strategies for providing extended care for UP TO 24 hours.

Fast Facts:

  • Includes CPR/AED C
  • 25 – 50% taught in non-urban setting

Course Dates:

  • Apr 27-28 (9a-7p)
  • May/Jun – see WFA in Algonquin!
  • May 23-24 (9a-7p) Weekdays
  • Jun 11-12 (9a-7p) Weekdays
  • Sept 21-22 (9a-7p)
  • Oct 12-13 (9a-7p)
  • Nov 2-3 (9a-7p)
  • Nov 23-24 (9a-7p)
  • Dec 21-22 (9a-7p)

Register:

  • 1. Send an etransfer for $214.69 ($189.99+HST) to bookings@rightreaction.ca with security question RFAr + 3 letter Month of Course -> ex. ‘RFArJAN’ and password ‘Right’
  • OR
  • 2. Select course dates & options and pay securely through PayPal. Select Pay with Credit Card or PayPal.
  • Right Reaction will email you full course details about 5 days before the course.
  • Courses are in Hamilton, ON – Rymal Rd & Glancaster Rd.  Outdoor components at a local conservation area.
  • BRING YOUR Red Cross Wilderness & Remote First Aid Field Guide

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Description

Course Information

Remote First Aid Recertification (formerly Wilderness & Remote First Aid – WRFA or Basic WRFA).  Remote First Aid & CPR/AED is the first level of Wilderness First Aid that covers course material in Standard First Aid & CPR/AED plus special material on techniques for wilderness and remote areas. Course also covers strategies for providing extended care for UP TO 24 hours. Part of the course is taught in an outdoor setting and requires greater physical activity and endurance than typical first aid training. Suitable for those who work or live in remote locations or who are outdoor recreation enthusiasts.

Completion Requirements

  • 100% attendance
  • Skills demonstration
  • 75% or higher on written exam

Take Home Materials:

  • E-Certification Card (upon successful completion)

Certification:

  • 3 year recertification in Remote First Aid, CPR/AED level C

Course Content:

  • Planning
  • Your health
  • Assessment
  • Airway emergencies
  • Breathing and Circulation emergencies
  • Cardiac and respiratory arrest
  • Wound care
  • Head and spine injuries
  • Bone, muscle and joint injuries
  • Sudden medical emergencies
  • Environmental emergencies
  • Poisons
  • Extended Care
  • Evacuation – transporting the ill or injured person

Right Reaction Requirements

  • Courses must have at least 4 participants in order to run.
  • Course schedule is subject to change or cancellation without notice.
  • You must pay up front in order to be registered in a course.

Additional information

Date

Apr 27-28 (9a-7p), May 23-24 (9a-7p), Jun 11-12 (9a-7p), Sept 21-22 (9a-7p), Oct 12-13 (9a-7p), Nov 2-3 (9a-7p), Nov 23-24 (9a-7p), Dec 21-22 (9a-7p)

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